Quiz Me! - Events: Civil Rights

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Which organization played a significant and lasting role in achieving civil rights for African Americans throughout the 20th century.


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In the timeline above which event completes the role of the NAACP in the 1950s?

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After organizing the United Farm Workers of America how did Cesar Chavez decide to handle the owners of vineyards that refused to work with the union?

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Which group did Cesar Chavez and Delores Huerta work to defend?

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What was an unfortunate result of the Lakota’s seizure of Wounded Knee on the South Dakota Pine Ridge Indian Reservation?

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What was the objective of the American Indian Movement (AIM) in the 1960s and 70s?

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Who was held responsible for the 16th Street Baptist Church bombing in 1963?

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Which of the following is a long-term effect of the 16th Street Baptist Church Bombing that occurred in 1963?

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What happened as a result of the March on Washington in 1963?

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What best illustrates the step President Johnson took after Bloody Sunday?

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Which summary best describes John Lewis’s vision for achieving civil rights in the quote above?

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Which of the following is an example of the role played by SNCC (Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee) in the civil rights movement?

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What role did the KKK play in the 1961 Freedom Rides?

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How did the federal government justify their protection of the Freedom Riders throughout the South?

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What is the significance of the integration of Little Rock Central High School?

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Which event best completes the timeline of the integration of Little Rock Central High School?

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Which best describes the Montgomery Bus Boycott?

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Which event involving Rosa Parks is considered to be one of the first major events of the civil rights movement during the 1950s?

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